List of Contests

These contests/competitions and awards are traditionally given at JACC state convention. Regional conferences also include many of these contests. It also includes a smaller list of approved on-the-spot contests that convention and conference coordinators may choose from in planning events from year to year. See individual guidelines pages for rules for each contest. PACESETTER AWARD The […]

2018 NorCal & SoCal Publications Contest

STEP 1: PAY ENTRY FEE Pay online or generate invoice (to pay with check) PAY ENTRY We would like each school to go to Wild Apricot payment website first and pay fees online now  – or – create an invoice for payment by check.  Click the button to the right to complete this step. Entry […]

2017 SoCal On-the-Spot Contest Winners

SoCal 17 On-the-Spot Award Winners News Writing First Place: Dorany Pineda, East Los Angeles College Second Place: Roy Garza, Santa Monica College Third Place: Ramon Alvarado, Rio Hondo College Fourth Place: Emily Cristler-Hermosillo, Citrus College Honorable Mention: Rocio Arenas, Pierce College Honorable Mention: Katy Stegall, Southwestern College Honorable Mention: Margherita Beale, Orange Coast College Honorable […]

2017 SoCal Publications Contest

2017 SoCal Publications Contest   We would like each school to go to Wild Apricot payment website first and pay fees now or create invoice. Once that is done, head over to the BetterBNC contest entry website to enter your college’s entries for the SoCal Publications Contest.   Entry Fee Deadline: A $100 entry fee MUST […]

SoCal 2017

Information for the 2017 JACC SoCal Conference When: Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Where: CSU Fullerton, 800 N State Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831. Directions and parking information will be provided prior to the conference. Update: Here is a campus map. Cost: $50 per delegate and includes lunch Deadline to register: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 […]

2016 SoCal Publication and On-the-Spot Contest Results

2016 SoCal Publications Contest Results Here are the results of the 2016 SoCal Publication and On-the-Spot Contest Results as announced at SoCal Conference on October 29, 2016.   Front Page Layout                                       1 Evan Solano, Citrus College Clarion 2 Alissa Nardo, Santa Monica College  The Corsair 3 Joshua Miller, Long Beach City College Viking News 4 […]

SoCal 2016

When: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Cerritos College in Norwalk, CA. Parking is free. Please park in lot C-10 in white stalls. A map of the college will be provided. Cost: $50 per delegate Deadline to register: Wednesday, Oct. 12 DEADLINE EXTENDED Late Registration: After Oct 12, the fee will be $60. Name […]

2016 SoCal Publications Contest

Information for the 2016 JACC SoCal Publications contest We would like each school to go to Payment site first and select to pay fees now or create invoice. Once that is done, head over to the BNC website to enter your school’s entries for SoCal Publications Contest. Payment Deadline: A $100 entry fee MUST be […]

2015 SoCal Contests Results

Here are the results of the 2015 SoCal Conference Publications Contests and the On-the-Spot competitions as announced at Nov. 14 in Fullerton. Publications Contest Results   Editorial Cartoon 1 Dan Cordero, Southwestern College 2 Eugene Chang, El Camino College 3 John Lucia, Palomar College 4 Anibal Santos, Saddleback College   Front Page Layout (Broadsheet) Meritorious […]

2015 SoCal Publications Contest

Information for the 2015 JACC SoCal Publications contest. Login to the BNC website to submit your entries.  Deadline: Monday, Aug. 3, 2015 @ 9 p.m. PDT. Payment Deadline: A $100 entry fee MUST be received by JACC no later than July 27, 2015. Need an contest entry fee invoice? Email Timi Poeppelman at poeppelman@gmail.com Send payment […]

SoCal 2015

Information for the 2015 JACC SoCal Conference When: Nov. 14 — 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  *Please note conference will only be ONE day for this year only Where: Fullerton College —*Please note – location has been moved from CSU Fullerton to Fullerton College for this year Cost: $80 per delegate Deadline to register: Oct. […]